The Journal of Nuclear Medicine

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The Journal of Nuclear Medicine or JNM is a medical journal.[1]

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All articles published in The Journal of Nuclear Medicine are considered to be available freely for reuse for non-commercial or personal use only, if cited and linked to correctly. No particular license is suggested.[2] The most suitable license category to choose on MEpedia would be Other license / used with permission, with a clear statement of non-commercial use. This would put images or media in the Images used with permission categories.

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This research was originally published in JNM. Author(s). Title. J Nucl Med. Year;vol:pp-pp. © SNMMI. https://jnm.snmjournals.org
This research was originally published in JNM. Nakatomi, Yasuhito, et al. Neuroinflammation in Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis: An 11C-(R)-PK11195 PET Study. J Nucl Med. Mar 24, 2014; 55(6):945-950. © SNMMI. http://www.jnm.snmjournals.org/content/55/6/945.full (An automatically generated citation including a link is suitable but MUST also state © SNMMI or Copyright SNMI)

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chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) - A fatigue-based illness. The term CFS was invented invented by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control as an replacement for myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). Some view CFS as a neurological disease, others use the term for any unexplained long-term fatigue. Sometimes used as a the term as a synonym of myalgic encephalomyelitis, despite the different diagnostic criteria.

myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) - A disease often marked by neurological symptoms, but fatigue is sometimes a symptom as well. Some diagnostic criteria distinguish it from chronic fatigue syndrome, while other diagnostic criteria consider it to be a synonym for chronic fatigue syndrome. A defining characteristic of ME is post-exertional malaise (PEM), or post-exertional neuroimmune exhaustion (PENE), which is a notable exacerbation of symptoms brought on by small exertions. PEM can last for days or weeks. Symptoms can include cognitive impairments, muscle pain (myalgia), trouble remaining upright (orthostatic intolerance), sleep abnormalities, and gastro-intestinal impairments, among others. An estimated 25% of those suffering from ME are housebound or bedbound. The World Health Organization (WHO) classifies ME as a neurological disease.

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